Controller-Lake Forest-Long Term Consulting Role! in Lake Forest, CA at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/10/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/10/2020
  • Job ID:
    CONTR36394

Job Description

Our client in the Lake Forest area is currently seeking a Senior Accounting Manager/Controller to join their team for a 4-6 month project. The ideal consultant will have 2-3 years of public accounting experience and a CPA license. This will be a very hands on role.

As a Controller, you will serve as a financial expert for our client. This involves handling a variety of general to complex accounting functions, providing analytical support, and supervising staff.

Controller responsibilities:

  • Managing accounting and financial reporting
  • Handle a backlog of reconciliations
  • Investigating significant trends/variances in financial data
  • Handling AP, AR, Payroll, Tax functions as well as Cost and Inventory Accounting
  • Providing daily and/or weekly analysis, and reporting on operational performance as it relates to the business activities including monitoring margins, variances, and giving feedback
  • Assisting in the formulation of the budget and preparing the monthly budget variance analyses
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/Finance
  • CPA license highly desired
  • 4+ years in a senior management role within an organization's accounting department
  • Advanced Excel knowledge

Job Requirements

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting/Finance CPA license highly desired 4+ years in a senior management role within an organization's accounting department Advanced Excel knowledge